Afaa Michael Weaver

Fiction Writer

N/A Simmons College
Boston, MA 201155898

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
These Hands I Know (Sarabande Books, 2002)
Books:
The Plum Flower Dance/ poems 1985 to 2005 (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2008)
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Multitudes (Sarabande Books, 2000)
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Sandy Point (The Press of Appletree Alley, 2000)
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The Ten Lights of God (Bucknell University Press, 2000)
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Talisman (Tia Chucha Press, 1998)
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Timber & Prayer (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1995)
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Stations in a Dream (Dolphin-Moon Press, 1993)
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My Father's Geography (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1992)
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Some Days It's a Slow Walk to Evening (Paradigm Press, 1989)
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Water Song (University of Virginia Press, 1985)
Journals:
5 A.M.
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African American Review
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Callaloo
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Kenyon Review
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Long Shot
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One Trick Pony
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Pequod
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Plum Review
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Solo

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Prefers to work with: 
Mental Health, Incarcerated individuals
Fluent in: 
Chinese, French
Born in: 
Baltimore
Raised in: 
Baltimore, MD
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Last update: Jun 09, 2008